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About This Guide

This Guide brings together important research resources for Food Science. These include article databases & journals, major reference works, and professional organisations.

Different types of resources are available via the navigation bar, above. For help with finding food science research materials, please contact the Subject Librarian for Food Science.

Official Methods of Analysis--AOAC International

The online version of the OMA is based on the 21th edition (2019). It is updated continuously; new and revised methods are added as soon as they are approved. 

A specific username and password are required to access the Library's subscription. To obtain this login information, please phone Library E-resources at (03) 479-9780 or email eresources.library@otago.ac.nz.  You may also contact the Food Science Subject Librarian. 

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Postgraduate Information Sessions and Workshops 2020

There are Library sessions and workshops provided specifically for Postgraduate students. For more information and to register go to face-to-face sessions, or Zoom workshops.

Information sessions 10-11am (face to face) and 1-2pm (via Zoom) on the last Wednesday of the month

  • 29 Jan, 27 May, 30 Sep - Postgraduate Library Services An introduction to Library support, recommended resources and services.
  • 26 Feb, 24 Jun, 28 Oct - Effective Search Strategies - Learn how to search recommended databases for relevant literature, and manage your results
  • 25 Mar, 29 Jul, 25 Nov - The Thesis Guide – For new thesis students, about preparation, copyright compliance, submitting, and depositing.
  • 29 Apr, 26 Aug, 9 Dec - Researcher Profiles - Building an online profile to promote your research, and yourself.

 

Hands-on Workshops 10-11.30am (face to face) and 1-2.30pm (via Zoom) on Tuesdays & Thursdays twice a year

  • 28 Apr, 3 Nov - EndNote: Managing your references - A hands-on workshop using EndNote to store, group, edit and annotate references, and cite while you write (basic level). 
  • 30 Apr, 5 Nov - Research Data Management - Make sense of the complexity around data storage, description, re-use and archiving. 
  • 5 May, 10 Nov - Getting published - Practical tips for postgraduates. Learn how to develop a publishing strategy and identify the right journals for submission. 
  • 7 May, 12 Nov - Impact Metrics - Understand tools that explain impact factors and ranking for what to read, and where to publish. 

Subject Librarian | Kaitiaki Pukapuka

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Bronwyn Clarke
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